Course Descriptions

TAM 141 - Machine Shop Laboratory

3 Credits

Application of the fundamental concepts and processes covered in basic machine theory. Through creation of a series of machine parts, students will acquire basic tooling and machining skills. They will be required to layout and machine parts through use of the lathe, milling machine, drill press, and other machine and bench tools. Three class hours.

Corequisite: TAM 101.

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Apply all safety rules concerning the set-up and use manual machining equipment and shop surrounds to 100% compliance.
2. Demonstrate correct machine set-ups to a 70% minimum compliance level within the specified timeframe accompanied by written,complete and correct step by step instructions for each operation.
3. Correctly manufacture parts on the different types of manual equipment at a 70% minimum compliance level meeting the blueprint specifications.
4. Analyze and assess the machines current conditions and devise and implement a solution to correct problems arising from part production to a 70% minimum compliance.
5. Demonstrate an ability to comprehend the blueprint, analyze the manufacturing processes required, select the appropriate tooling and calculate the correct speeds and feeds for the tooling to meet blueprint specifications to a 70% minimum compliance level.

Course Offered Fall and Spring

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Fall Semester 2018
Intersession 2019
Spring Semester 2019